Terror in American Literature Before 1870

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Midwest Modern Languages Association Conference, Nov. 4-7, 2010, Chicago, IL., Hyatt Regency McCormick Place
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American Literature I: American Literature Before 1870

Chair: Anne Herbert, Bradley University,

Topic: Terror in American Literature

This panel invites papers that explore any topic related to the conference theme of "Terror" in American Literature before 1870. Suggested topics include Gothic Literature, Revolution and Terror, Slave Narratives, the Sublime, Dark Romanticism, Nature and Terror, and Gender and Terror.

Please send a 250-word abstract by April 30, 2010, to Anne Herbert, Bradley University, satya@bradley.edu